Maria Zakharova Photo: press service of the MFA of Russia / RIA Novosti
The representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova criticized the U.S. position on open skies Treaty in the program “Own truth”, writes RIA Novosti.
According to her, the American side was not going to discuss with Moscow appearing in the claims. “The United States every six months came up with new explanations, which was preparing public opinion for their actions. They said that they have a lot of claims to Russia. Each time it was a new claim, which they couldn’t do anything nor confirm,” — said Zakharov.
Earlier it was reported about the US decision to withdraw from the Treaty on open skies. The White house explained that the intention of the violations from Moscow — supposedly Russia during flights over the United States followed the whereabouts of the American President. Moscow rejects Washington’s accusation.
The contract between 23 member States of the OSCE in 1992, gives the possibility to participating countries to make the inspection circled each other, observing military activities and compliance with existing treaties in the field of arms control.
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